2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Western Australia | State Suburbs

Jurien Bay

Code SSC50366 (SSC)
People 1,507
Male 787
Female 720
Median age 42
Families 389
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,289
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $1,003
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,560
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Total 1,507 -- 2,239,170 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 787 52.2 1,126,178 50.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 720 47.8 1,112,992 49.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 18 1.2 69,664 3.1 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,507 people in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.2% of the population.

Age Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 119 7.9 151,262 6.8 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 103 6.8 142,774 6.4 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 102 6.8 146,035 6.5 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 47 3.1 148,208 6.6 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 42 2.8 159,010 7.1 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 82 5.4 167,944 7.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 92 6.1 156,152 7.0 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 120 8.0 161,526 7.2 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 86 5.7 166,731 7.4 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 107 7.1 159,859 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 101 6.7 150,369 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 114 7.6 133,894 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 115 7.6 120,531 5.4 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 88 5.8 86,324 3.9 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 79 5.2 66,219 3.0 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 52 3.4 49,832 2.2 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 2.5 38,284 1.7 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 21 1.4 34,217 1.5 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 42 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) was 42 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 21.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 661 56.0 876,746 48.7 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 39 3.3 53,815 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 118 10.0 150,800 8.4 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 70 5.9 83,174 4.6 949,634 5.5
Never married 293 24.8 634,569 35.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.0% were married and 13.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 49 -- 50 --
Separated 50 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 54 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 29 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 29 years.

Social marital status Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 524 54.9 768,781 49.2 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 131 13.7 171,273 11.0 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 300 31.4 623,367 39.9 6,413,399 41.3

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 49 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 39 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 49 -- 31 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 39 years.

Education Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 30 7.5 32,429 4.8 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 137 34.4 129,300 19.0 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 33,580 4.9 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 7 1.8 25,745 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 37 9.3 64,075 9.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.8 29,741 4.4 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.5 29,867 4.4 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20 5.0 48,758 7.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 12 3.0 91,938 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 8 2.0 13,527 2.0 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 138 34.7 180,865 26.6 1,511,694 23.2
Total 398 -- 679,825 -- 6,503,580 --

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) 26.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.2% were in primary school, 11.6% in secondary school and 8.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Australia 1,193 79.1 1,407,806 62.9 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 239 17.4 854,106 41.4 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 142 10.3 175,316 8.5 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 78 5.7 130,099 6.3 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 915 66.6 903,103 43.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 66.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 17.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 352 55.0 699,414 60.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 196 30.6 324,257 28.1 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 58 9.1 74,210 6.4 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 34 5.3 54,319 4.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 640 -- 1,152,200 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 640 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs). Of these 55.0% were employed full time, 30.6% were employed part-time and 5.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 67 11.0 118,795 10.8 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 57 9.4 100,864 9.2 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 74 12.2 104,595 9.5 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 60 9.9 173,235 15.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 293 48.1 526,185 47.9 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 11.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.1% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 568 -- 662 -- 577 --
Family 1,293 -- 1,722 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,003 -- 1,415 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) was $568.

Travel to work, top responses Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 826 70.0 1,255,935 69.8 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 316 26.8 507,968 28.2 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 103 8.7 168,014 9.3 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 312 26.4 304,623 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 70.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 26.8% provided care for children and 8.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 26.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 209 17.7 399,954 22.2 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 280 23.7 459,759 25.6 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 149 12.6 209,912 11.7 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 189 16.0 186,312 10.4 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 23.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 16.0% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 195 50.1 226,879 38.8 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 148 38.0 262,885 44.9 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 41 10.5 85,067 14.5 901,637 15.9
Other family 5 1.3 10,479 1.8 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 38.0% were couple families with children, 50.1% were couple families without children and 10.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.0 -- 18.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 85.0 -- 82.0 -- 82.4

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs) 15.0% of single parents were male and 85.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,916 -- 2,257 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,176 -- 2,497 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,176 and those without children was $1,916.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 44 12.7 102,046 20.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 19 5.5 18,398 3.8 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 56 16.2 107,972 22.0 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 46 13.3 81,901 16.7 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 16 4.6 24,046 4.9 251,191 5.4
Both not working 97 28.0 76,909 15.7 899,598 19.2
Other 24 6.9 32,710 6.7 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 44 12.7 45,776 9.3 314,529 6.7

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), of couple families, 12.7% had both partners employed full-time, 5.5% had both employed part-time and 16.2% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 567 47.6 794,159 87.9 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 624 52.4 109,328 12.1 934,470 10.7

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 47.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 52.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 519 91.5 638,768 80.4 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 9 1.6 84,333 10.6 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 17 3.0 62,990 7.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 22 3.9 7,380 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 91.5% were separate houses, 1.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 3.9% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 5 0.9 2,868 0.4 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 22 3.9 28,193 3.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 50 8.8 103,373 13.0 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 219 38.7 312,043 39.3 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 262 46.3 333,932 42.0 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 8 1.4 13,751 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.9% had 1 bedroom, 8.8% had 2 bedrooms and 38.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 212 37.3 234,627 29.5 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 157 27.6 300,334 37.8 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 187 32.9 231,824 29.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 8,880 1.1 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 12 2.1 18,493 2.3 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 37.3% were owned outright, 27.6% were owned with a mortgage and 32.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Family households 387 68.4 573,706 72.2 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 168 29.7 188,764 23.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 11 1.9 31,690 4.0 321,007 4.1

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), of all households, 68.4% were family households, 29.7% were single person households and 1.9% were group households.

Household income Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 30.4 -- 21.1 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.5 -- 14.1 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 30.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.5% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.5 -- 91.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.5 -- 8.9 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,560 -- 1,950 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.6 -- 89.8 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.4 -- 10.2 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
None 14 2.5 48,447 6.1 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 192 33.7 258,942 32.6 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 239 42.0 305,676 38.5 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 105 18.5 158,860 20.0 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 19 3.3 22,234 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), 33.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 18.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 18 -- 69,664 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 11 61.1 34,418 49.4 270,331 49.3
Female 7 38.9 35,246 50.6 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 8 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), there were 18 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 11 (or 61.1%) were male and 7 (or 38.9%) were female. The median age was 8 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.5 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,375 -- 1,043 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,375.

Mortgage and rent Jurien Bay % Western Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 200 -- 158 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Jurien Bay (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $200 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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